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day when riders typically get a break. rex coming up, al sharpton making a visit to the district. leading a rally i don't spend money on gasoline. i am probably going to the gas station abt once a month. last time i was at a gas station was about...i would say... two months ago. i very rarely put gas in my chevy volt. i go to the gas station such a small amount that i forget how to put gas in my car. [ male announcer ] and it's not just these owners giving the volt high praraise. volt received the j.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a.ow. ♪ ♪ >> 4:46 this morning. post-season baseball returns to d.c. this is the first time since 1933 --- the national took on the cardinals. it will be tough for fans to watch the game as it will only be shown on the mlb network. an aide to mayor vincent gray's 2010 campaign is scheduled to be sentenced today. he lied about payments to mayoral candidates. two other staffers have pleaded guilty. ' s wife ann -- mitt romney's wife ann is taking on the role of co-host today. she is one of several celeb
. >>> well, last night on politics nation "time" magazine editor talked to al sharpton about mitt romney's move to the right. >> the big thing that happened the tea party dragged the whole republican party more to the right and, of course, governor romney in the primary has to run more to the right. still the nixon doctrine, run to the right in the primaries and center in the general election but because of the tea party shifting everything in that direction, he had to be way more conservative than he probably really is and certainly more than he was as governor of massachusetts which, by the way is the opposite of a conservative state. >> politics nation with reverend al sharpton only on msnbc, the place for politics. >>> all right, now check of wall street. how it will kick offer the day. the dow closed at 13,557 as adding 5 points yesterday, the s&p up 6, the nasdaq gained almost 3. in overseas trading on this thursday, in tokyo, the nikkei surged 176 points while in hong kong the hang seng climbed 102. >>> well, wednesday is good news at home, had a ripple effect overshares. asian sh
. "politicsnation" with al sharpton starts right now. >>> thanks, chris, and thanks to you for tuning in. tonight's lead, mitt romney dancing as fast as he can. do you remember back during the primaries when mitt romney assured republicans that he is severely conservative? it didn't ring true back then but, hey, he was trying. now with the election 29 days away, mitt romney is on the move as a moderate. but can he be credible in this new roll? a brand new gallup poll shows president obama leading by 5 points. meanwhile, a new pew research poll shows romney leading by 4 points. this race is tightening. things are moving, gist like mitt romney. suddenly he loves covering people with pre-existing conditions and suddenly mr. romney is ignoring the fact that his tax plan is a give away to the rich. the only problem, that's not the mr. romney who's running for president and this weekend newt gingrich, one of his top surrogates let the cat out of the bag. >> standing on the stage with you in arizona, this is what mitt romney said. number one, i said today we're going to cut taxes on everyone across the
with zhou we say substance using challengers in that case but george stephanopoulos, al sharpton in the list goes on and on and so david said my favor was the most recent one on the view. now i have to say for wwf that was an unfair matchup because ann was all by yourself and there were only four of them opposing her. they were outnumbered. it was wonderful. the last example to show that there were a few verbal debates that deserve to be pay-per-view event. i can think of a few. last week's debate between governor romney and the president, you enjoyed that one. that one was the awesome. [applause] tonight's debate between congressman paul ryan and vice president joe biden, that should be a lot of fun. and i would have to say this ann coulter versus whoopi goldberg. i do have to say that was an extremely one-sided in every definition of the term because they would have to bleep out every response just like they did on the view so that would be unfair. what ann is really one word, courageous, truly courageous. [applause] she is willing to use her amazing satirical way to highlight the most imp
in that case but george stephanopoulos, al sharpton, the list goes on and on and david said my favorite was the most recent one on the view. that wasn't an unfair match because ann was all by herself mentally four opposing her. they were outnumbered. it was wonderful. it does show there are a few verbal debate that deserve to be pay-per-view events. last week's debate between governor romney and the president, you enjoyed that one. tonight's debate between paul ryan and the vice president joe biden should be a lot of fun. and ann versus will be goldberger. i have to say that would be extremely 1-sided in every definition because you wouldn't even hear will be. they would have to be out every response like they did last night on of you. that would be unfair. the entertainment factor aside what welle -- what ann is is truly courageous. willing to use her amazing satirical wit to highlight the most important issues of our day. describes herself as a polemicist who likes to stir the pot and does not pretend to be impartial balance as are broadcasters do. airbag ground has prepared her well.
"politicsnation" with al sharpton starts right now. >>> thanks, chris, and thanks to you for tuning in. hurricane sandy is a powerful, historic storm, now barrelling towards landfall on the south jersey coast. the storm now has top winds of 90 miles per hour. bringing dangerous rain and flooding along the east coast. right now, new york city, a construction crane has partially collapsed on top of a high rise building. it is dangling 80 stories above the mid-town streets. we'll go live to the scene where the streets have been cleared and nearby building have been evacuated. at this hour, the storm is threatening 50 million people from washington, d.c., to martha's vineyard in massachusetts. subways and trains are shut down in many, many cities, including new york and boston. airlines canceled more than 7,000 domestic and international flights today and tomorrow, stranding 15 million people. both candidates suspended their campaign events. we've got it covered from all angles with reporters in key locations and our meteorologist in the studio. first, let's go live to that dangerous, d
sharpton will join us live. he is also here in miami getting out the vote early. we'll spend some time in ohio as well. we'll talk about a nightmare scenario that could play itself out in the buckeye state come election day. and it could keep us -- it could all keep us up late counting ballots past november 6th, november 7th, maybe november 8th. we'll talk about what could happen in ohio next. ♪ [ male announcer ] alka-seltzer plus presents the cold truth. i have a cold... i took dayquil, but i still have a runny nose. [ male announcer ] truth is, dayquil doesn't work on runny noses. what? [ male announcer ] it doesn't have an antihistamine. really? [ male announcer ] really. alka-seltzer plus cold and cough fights your worst cold symptoms, plus has a fast acting antihistamine to relieve your runny nose. [ sighs ] thank you! [ male announcer ] you're welcome. that's the cold truth! [ male announcer ] alka-seltzer plus. ♪ oh what a relief it is! ♪ [ male announcer ] try new alka-seltzer plus severe allergy to treat allergy symptoms, plus sinus congestion, and pain. email marketing
bernstein explained to al sharpton that the math in mitt romney's tax plan doesn't add up. >> if you're going to cut taxes 20% across the board, which is mitt romney's plan, you're going to blow a $5 trillion hole over ten years in the government's revenue. now, what governor romney says is i can make that up by closing tax expenditures and loopholes, but there's two problems with that. one, the arithmetic. if you look at people over 200,000, just look at the wealthiest couple of percent, the revenue cuts about $250 billion, and the deductions, the broadening of the base, gets you back about 160. so you're short about $90 billion. >> and don't miss reverend al sharpton and "politics nation" weekdays at 6:00 eastern here on msnbc, the place for politics. >>> so how will today's monthly jobs report impact the candidates? economists are predicting the unemployment rate could tick up from 8.1 to 8.2%, which could be bad news for president obama. brian mooar has the latest. he's in washington. good morning. >> reporter: hi, lynn. even if it's not great news today, it probably could be wor
sentencing. 5:08 is the time. 55 degrees. >> still ahead, find out why reverend al sharpton will lead a ♪ cash, cash back. ♪ ♪ use freedom and get cash back. ♪ ♪ five percent at best buy. ♪ ♪ wow my definition is hi. ♪ activate your 5% cash back at ♪ every gdy get everybody get! ♪ >> wednesday morning. temperatures in the 50's a around the metro area. a cold front out to the west. clouds locally year. they will be pushed out of the region. that will move through later this afternoon. and warm day today. warmer than the past several days. 58 in the district. 52 at dulles. some morning clouds. then will become sunny. especially by lunch time and through the afternoon. a good day at the ballpark. the need to degrees. you will notice the wind a litle bit. game time, a little after 1:00 . bring a hat or have your sunglasses. >> on the roads. very nice for the most part. we have got rid of the traffic cones on the beltway. overnight construction has been lifted. pretty good it under virginia. the dulles greenway and toll road moving fine. looking g
to time it really is an equal opportunity offender. i wonder if al sharpton laughed, i wonder if al sharpton knows how to laugh, when he saw the perfect parity of his msnbc, of his performance as an msnbc host which, of course, i'd never seen since these on opposite and nobody else has, either. some i think it's doubtful. this good brand on may 19, roll tape. >> it's four years since the financial meltdown and wall street still has a gambling problem. the problem is they're gambling with our money. ♪ >> i'm al sharpton. excuse me. let's talk about what's going on on wall street. this week the country's biggest case, they lost $3 billion. here to explain about is calling, head of global finance for chip morgan in london. spent good evening. it's just jpmorgan. spin okay, then you can call me a al sharpton. now, we couldn't mitigate the risk because the multiple disconnected risks management silos that are run by third parties. >> on to our ongoing statement come here on the jobs will refocus on whether jobs are at here in america. let's go to a basket to talk to peter who works at
sharpton thinks so. >> this is exactly what started the phony acorn scandal. phony voter registrations. the same thing. so where's the right wing outrage today? they were horrified by those acorn employees in 2008. so guys what do you have to say? >> we're going to rev up our engines when the great reverend al joins the panel, next. families handmade wooden water tanks on hundreds of new york roof topps. today these tanks are shaped by hands with half century old tools. you don't throw out what works you build upon it. watch your business this sunday morning at 7:30 on msnbc. when you take a closer look... the best schools in the world... see they all have something very interesting in common. they have teachers... ...with a deeper knowledge of their subjects. as a result, their students achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> just this morning a pennsylvania judge blocked a controversial voter i.d. law from taking effect this november, the same law that won
. >>> and happy birthday to our own reverend al sharpton. the msnbc "politics nation" host turns 58. >>> all day long you can stay on top of the very latest developments in those stories and more as they break on msnbc. and tonight be sure to watch brian williams with "nbc nightly news." >>> and, finally, here's a look at what's coming up later this morning on the "today" show. rick santorum and president obama's deputy campaign manager preview what to expect at tonight's presidential debate. >>> and in a "today" exclusive, hear a story of survival from two friends who were left stranded after their plane crashed in the gulf of mexico. >>> and now keep it on this channel for continuing local news, weather, sports, and more. i'm lynn berry. thanks for watching "early today," just your first stop of the day, today on your nbc station. have a good one. -- captions by vitac --
side of the aisle al sharpton, russell simmons they thought that for a long time. how often do you see grover norquist and russell simmons on the same side of any issue? it's vulnerable because it's failed on the number and immoral and hurting people so vastly. >> jon: do you have a couple minutes minutes to stick around? >> yes. >> jon: "the house i live in." eugene jarecki. it's in [cheers and applause] >> jon: that's our show. you know, join us tomorrow at 11:00. tomorrow night we're going to review the debate from tonight, review the president's performance in the debate from tonight and then thursday night, the president will be here and i'll have to apologize for the review of the debate. [ laughter ] i'm having a wonderful week. here it is your moment of zen. >> john this, say tropical storm. you say why are you showing me this? john is move north. the moisture from john left over, the spin, the s captioning sponsored by comedy central captioned by media access group at wgbh captioning sponsored by comedy central ( theme song playing ) ( cheers and applause ) >>
democratic. it is predetermined. >> i have to pause there. i'll let reverend sharpton respond. >> first of all, we can have different opinions but we can't have different facts. >> and where were my facts different, where were my facts wrong? >> i didn't interrupt you one time. >> but you implied=k: my facts e different. >> we're going to let everyone respond and engage. >> the indiana case that the supreme courtxd ruled was not t same i.d. laws that we're dealing with in pennsylvania and in other states. you're acting as though that one case is a uniform i.d. xdlaw, a congresswoman said, we have state by state different laws. texas has one law, pennsylvania another law, ohio another law. if, in fact as ron christie said they have the national federal i.d. law you could say that. we're talking about different states, different laws, and we should not act as though the supreme court ruling said that, as a case in point, a fact is, a texas federal court just said it is discriminatory the i.d. laws that they put in texas in 2012. that's one.ño;@r(t&háhp &hc& that's a fact. that's a fact.
live edition of "hardball." "politicsnation" with al sharpton starts right now. >>> thanks, chris. and thanks to you for tuning in. tonight's lead, fight night in denver. in just under three hours, president obama and governor romney will meet on the stage at the university of colorado in their first debate where tens and millions of americans watching at home. the debate will showcase two competing visions for america, two conflicting views of government, a clash of ideas about the kind of democracy we want. it could hardly be a more stark choice for the country. but this is also personal it's about two men and who are and how they will connect with the american people. no doubt about it, this is a big night. join me now, cynthia tucker and erin mcpike who covers the campaign for real clear politics. thank you both for coming on the show. >> thank you. >> thanks for having me. >> erin, let me go to you first. mitt romney is behind. what does he need to cover up? what does he need to do tonight? >> he needs to show, especially middle class voters, that he has a plan. we've already
nation" with al sharpton starts right now. >>> thanks chris. and thanks to you for tuning in. tonight's lead. the buckeye stops here. there's no question this race has tightened up. both president obama and mitt romney know the key to winning the election is winning the critical swing state of ohio. the president arrived there late today, and he went right after governor romney. >> i am not going to have us go back to another round of top-down economics, but that's what my opponent is offering. the centerpiece of governor romney's economic plan is a new $5 trillion tax cuts that favors the wealthiest americans, but most of the economists who have crunched the numbers said that paying for governor romney's tax plan -- one or the other. pick your poison. last week when we were on stage together. governor romney just pretended it didn't exist. what $5 trillion tax cut? i don't know anything about a $5 trillion tax cut. pay no attention for that tax cut under the carpet behind the curtain. >>> romney's pretending his tax cut plan doesn't exist, but the president won't
and analysis. stay with us for a special midnight edition of "hardball." "politicsnation" with al sharpton starts right now. >> thanks, chris, and thanks to you for tuning in. tonight's lead, fight night in kentucky. less than three hours until biden versus ryan. the stakes couldn't be higher. both sides are pumped up. paul ryan seems especially pumped up. >> before too long, we could become as a saudi we were never intended to be. we could become a society where the net majority of americans are makers, not takers. 70% of americans want the american believe. they believe the american idea. >> ready to rumble. watch out, uncle joe. actually, "time" magazine released these photos today showing congressman ryan pumping iron last december, not exactly the images he wants out the night before he needs to prove that he's ready to be a heartbeat away from the presidency. ryan's workout routine probably won't come up tonight but his macho vision for the country will and it should. ryan and romney are pushing a radical remaking of the social contract that americans have relied on for many decades.
for being with us. "politicsnation" with al sharpton starts right now. >> thanks, chris, and thanks to you for tuning in. 13 days until election day. here's where the race stands. the "new york times" 538 blog shows president obama leading the national poll average with 50% of the popular vote. mitt romney has 48.9%. and according to 538, if the election were held today, the president would win re-election well 288 electoral votes. romney would get 250. it takes 270 votes to win the white house. a brand new ohio poll gives the president a five-point lead in that crucial state propelled by a two to one average in early voting. as of tonight, 6.5 million people have already voted in this election. with over a million voting in just the last 24 hours. we'll have much more on the early vote later on in this show. but we start with tonight's lead. hiding in plain sight. we know the republican party has been taken over by its far right wing and mitt romney has been dancing as fast as he can to present a moderate face to the country. he did it in the debates and he's trying to do it in the home s
, as usual to get reverend sharpton. >> hang on, whoa, clarence, clarence, how is it pandering? we are running out of time, but how is it pandering? >> shgs no sh, no, no. first of all, the way they try to energize talk about the white folks, the republicans are trying to cut off the black vote. we have reverend sharpton going all over the state to energize it. the base for the first black president of the united states. that's what this is all about. >> this is ridiculous. >> we've got to go after this. >> i'm offended by way is saying here. this is about middle income voters, about somebody who wants to cut taxes for small businesses and middle income voters and not raise taxes on middle income families in order to give tax cuts to millionaires and billionaires. i encourage everybody to get out and vote and never diminish anybody else's right to vote. that's critical. >> we have to leave it there. i encourage you guys to continue your conversation via twitter perhaps. >> jobs and jobs and jobs. >> we'll leave it here. we have so much other stuff to get to. clarence mckee, kevin c
is the latest down there. >> good evening, reverend sharpton. well, let me tell you, we've got one of the bands of sandy coming through. the wind has picked up, the rain has picked up. new york harbor, which is behind me, it is beginning to lap the promenade. we're at a high point in the promenade here at battery park city. down where tl is lower, the water is already coming up on to the promenade. they are concerned about storm surge. that is what everybody is going to be watching for the next 4, 4 1/2 hours. new york city officials think that the storm surge will hit here in new york harbor sometime between 8:00 and 9:00. high tide is scheduled for 8:506789 so wh8:50. when you combine the fact that it's a full moon which means high tides anyway, plus this outrageously huge hurricane that is coming our way, all of that spells trouble. and that is why there is a mandatory evacuation in this area here at battery park and much of the financial district. people were told to leave their homes by yesterday afternoon. there are a lot of people down here. some said, it's not so bad. i'll come out and
where reverend al sharpton and the national action network are holding a rally. the possible ramifications of the case next on "now." two years ago, the people of bp made a commitment to the gulf. and every day since, we've worked hard to keep it. bp has paid over twenty-three billion dollars to help people and businesses who were affected, and to cover cleanup costs. today, the beaches and gulf are open for everyone to enjoy -- and many areas are reporting their best tourism seasons in years. we've shared what we've learned with governments and across the industry so we can all produce energy more safely. i want you to know, there's another commitment bp takes just as seriously: our commitment to america. bp supports nearly two-hundred-fifty thousand jobs in communities across the country. we hired three thousand people just last year. bp invests more in america than in any other country. in fact, over the last five years, no other energy company has invested more in the us than bp. we're working to fuel america for generations to come. today, our commitment to the gulf, and
'm joined by ed schultz, reverend al sharpton, chris hayes, steve schmidt. lawrence o'donnell is our man in the spin room tonight. the one and only chris matthews is at centre college in danville, kentucky, the site of tonight's debate. chris, is this unusually high stakes for a vice presidential debate? >> well, it's great being with you, again, rachel, and everyone else tonight at msnbc. look, it's great. it's great in its importance because of what happened last week. the frustration from the democratic base, i expressed it a acceleratisimilar version of the frustration of the failure of the president to bring out all this issues that his paid advertising, speeches have made all year but for some reason he didn't bring up. the most powerful issues. i'm going to one through four or five. by one word. you know the one word. vouchers. the way paul ryan wants to deal with health care which won't work for medicare. personhood. the way he wants to basically in effect criminalize, turn it into murder abortion decisions. the emergency room. where this presidential candidate of the republican
new information about voter intimidation in florida. i'll talk to the reverend al sharpton. he's on his way to florida for a massive get out the vote. join the conversation on twitter. since it's friday let's have a little house music. why not. ♪ no, no, no, stop! humans -- one day, we're coming up with the theory of relativity, the next... stop, stop, stop! my car! not so much. but that's okay. you're covered with great ideas like optional better car replacement from liberty mutual insurance. total your car, and we give you the money to buy one a model year newer. learn about it at liberty mutual insurance. responsibility -- what's your policy? . >>> we have some breaking news to report to you regarding hurricane sandy. the 2:00 advisory from the national hurricane center has just come out and the entire east coast remains in the storm's track. take a look at the latest on this storm track. the storm is near the bahamas. obviously that is where the forecasters believe it is heading in the direction. maryland, virginia have all declared states of emergency
each other accidentally, blood in the streets my said that two out sharpton. what if people could carry a pistol? but that is the law in most eighth. i have learned it does not increase crime but in some cases there are fewer bad guys because he worries you could be packing. [laughter] was certain limits you should have they done -- of gun. >> i am a senior that freshmen first year thing you framed it as free-speech but there is no policy in forcing free-speech. >> it is political correctness. >> even if it helps one incoming first year theo less alienated then why the negative feeling of the official title? john: enough is enough. would allow women feel this respected to be called a freshman? when my daughter was born i went through the dr. seuss books and would change the word to heat -- from he to see. but freshman? come on. >> with my a education cost $15,000 worth of rego. should this be reformed? >> i can see why taxpayers don't want to pay for you to come from england. you pay. >> is american students as well. north carolina to study in california. john: then you make a choice. t
live. which proves from time to time it is an equal opportunity offender. i wonder if al sharpton laughed -- actually, i wonder if he knows how to laugh when he saw the perfect parody of his msnbc performance host. which i have never seen since he's on opposite special report and nobody has either. somehow i think it's doubtful. the clip ran on may 19th. roll tape. [applause] four years since the financial melt down in wall street still has a problem. the problem is they are gambling with our money. let talk about it on politics nation. i'm al sharpton. excuse us. let us talk about wall street. this week the country's biggest bank jpmorgan announced they lost $3 million. here to explain is colin who is head of global finance for gip morgan in london. >> good evening. it's jpmorgan. okay. you can ca me a. l. sharpton. >> okay. now. >> we couldn't [inaudible] litigate the risk. because the multiple disconnected risk that run by third parties. [laughter] >> on to the ongoing segment. here are the jobs we toes can our on the jobs are at here in america. let's go to aca to talk to pete
sharpton. >>> thanks, chris, and thanks to you for tuning in. tonight's lead, governor romney is getting by on a zing and a prayer with just 36 days to go, things are getting desperate for team romney. the bad news keeps piling up. the latest swing state polls show him trailing the president by 11 points. 11. fox business is reporting that romney is losing donors to republican house and senate candidates. they are moving their money because they think he's going to lose. so much for the liberal media bias. that was a fox report. even conservatives are arguing that this wednesday's debate is do or die. >> you just heard paul ryan say that romney will offer the country a clear choice of two different economic futures. is that what romney needs to do wednesday? is that enough? >> well, i think it would be good to just win the debate. that's my advice to governor romney and it's time to begin panicking a little bit. >> time to begin panicking? but don't worry, governor romney has a solution. zingers. the "new york times" reports that mr. romney's team has concluded that debates are about cre
me now is the reverend al sharpton, host of politics nation and the obama campaign calling this a tra transparent attempt to bring up something if the president's past to discredit him. the romney campaign has distanced themselves. does this tape have any weight? again, this is from '07, during the height of the campaign for president obama. >> he was an official candidate. the press was there. the speech was covered. including this station. and how does it become devicive in '12? he says that the administration was color blind, but that they clearly had dealt with the reaction to katrina wrongly, which any number of national polls said that most citizens felt, so i mean, if this is the best they've got, then i think the president's in great shape. >> so, the other tape that's getting a lot of attention, the "huffington post" releasing video of paul ryan talking about a quote, moral tipping point, in the united states, six months before the 47% comments. take a look. >> the good news is survey after survey, poll after poll, still shows that we are a center right 70-30 country. 70% of
to say and sharpton was a goofball. that tells me --. >>neil: did you have their picture on and you are watching fox business network or to compare how nonprofessional i was? >>guest: i like to see how the other side goes. >> i am just saying and i don't want to pick an argument. if the point is the boots and barbecue, that is not an example of those guys that were financially committed doing a 180 or doing a 180 again. >>neil: a lot your friends are wormy and phony and disingenuous. >>guest: i didn't say that! >>neil: they are. they will give money, whoever is out front. >>guest: yes, i still think --. >>neil: they are warms. >>guest: one debate, does that mean one debate, the base --. >>neil: you have in doubt? >>guest: i am seeing it, charlie. i am seeing it. i am getting the e-mails. >> just show me. >>neil: as much as you annoy me, she annoys me more. think allen alan simpson, maybe younger, or simpler. hi. i'm henry winkler. and i'm here to tell homeowners that are 62 and older about a great way to live a better retirement. it's called a reverse mortgage. [ male announcer ] ca
with us on this night of good economic news. "politicsnation" with al sharpton starts right now. >> thanks, chris, and thanks to you for tuning in. tonight's lead, governor romney's got a math problem. for months mitt romney has hammered president obama about job growth. elect me, i can turn the economy around. but today the rationale for his entire campaign is crumbling. the new job numbers are out and unemployment has dropped to 7.8%. under 8% for the first time since president obama first came into office. that's progress on jobs and that's good for america. but it's absolutely demolishes a favorite romney talking point. >> three years later, unemployment is still above 8%. >> we've gone 41 months with unemployment above 8%. >> we've had 42 straight months with unemployment above 8%. >> still 8% with over 43 straight months. >> today, that talking point disintegrated and president obama has a strong record to campaign on. >> this morning we found out that the unemployment rate has fallen to the lowest level since i took office. but today's news certainly is not an excuse to try to talk
this thing. and that's "hardball" for now. "politicsnation" with al sharpton starts right now. >> thanks, chris. and thanks to you for tuning in. tonight's lead, a question of character. the issue of abortion is a wrenching personal one for most americans. it deals with issues that are fundamental and profound. both in terms of personal feelings and public policy. but we now have a candidate for the highest office in the land. mitt romney, for whom the whole question of abortion seems negotiable. it's just another bargaining chip, a moveable position that changes whenever is politically convenient. here's the latest from an interview from an iowa newspaper. >> do you intend to pursue any legislation specifically regarding abortion? >> there's no legislation with regard to abortion that i'm familiar with that would become part of my agenda. >> a new romney promise. no new abortion laws. is mitt to reassure women that he's really not going after their rights? the national review was told, quote, governor romney would, of course, support legislation aimed at providing greater protections fo
you very much. >>> coming up -- >> stand by. >> reverend sharpton and reverend jackson with hundreds of protesters outside the supreme court as the justices hear arguments on university of texas affirmative action plan. >>> plus, the debates down. i'll talk with a "boston globe" writer crediting the bounce of the polls to mitt romney's debate performance. tonight, brown-warren face off in their third debate. bob... oh, hey alex. just picking up some, brochures, posters copies of my acceptance speech. great! it's always good to have a backup plan, in case i get hit by a meteor. wow, your hair looks great. didn't realize they did photoshop here. hey, good call on those mugs. can't let 'em see what you're drinking. you know, i'm glad we're both running a nice, clean race. no need to get nasty. here's your "honk if you had an affair with taylor" yard sign. looks good. [ male announcer ] fedex office. now save 50% on banners. try the #1 gastroenterologist recommended probiotic. align. align naturally helps maintain digestive balance. ♪ ooh, baby, can i do for you today? ♪ try align to
" for now. "politicsnation" with al sharpton starts right now. >> thanks, chris, and thanks to you for tuning in. tonight's lead, no hiding from biden. for months mitt romney and paul ryan have been running from their records, hiding their extreme far right agenda behind platitudes and big promises, trying to pin them down on specifics was like trying to nail jello to the wall. but that all stopped last night. we'll talk about all of it in the show tonight, how vice president biden took the fight to paul ryan on issue after issue. on taxes, on medicare, on abortion, on their plan to privatize social security and to gut medicare. joe biden simply dismantled the romney/ryan world view. but also talk about how the right wingers are trying to make a big deal out of joe biden's smile. so what? i would have been outright laughing in paul ryan's face. joe biden was fed up and who could blame him? >> with all due respect, that's a bunch of malarkey. >> and why is that so? >> because not a single thing he said is accurate. >> this is a bunch of stuff. >> what do you mean a bunch of stuff? >
. thanks for being with us. "politicsnation" with al sharpton starts right now. >> thanks, chris. thanks to you for tuning in. tonight's lead, the romney campaign can't handle the truth. we talked a lot about mitt romney lurking to the senate to attract moderate voters but on one big issue, being there for the middle class, the romney evasions have just gone too far and now he and his campaign have been caught. he's trying to hide the simple fact that if he sticks to his plan, he will have to raise taxes on the middle class and he's been shredding the truth to say that's not true. it's something every voter should want to know the facts about. for weeks, romney's been saying that there are six studies that defend his tax plan, 67 million americans saw him, romney himself, make that claim in the first debate against the president. >> i will lower tacks on middle income families. now, you cite a study. there are six other studies that say it's completely wrong. >> so six studies say it's completely wrong? congressman ryan made that same point in his debate with vice president biden with mo
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